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Study to Evaluate the Safety of Subcutaneous Alemtuzumab in Patients With B-Cell Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

This study has been completed.
Schering Nordiska AB
Information provided by:
Karolinska University Hospital Identifier:
First received: September 8, 2005
Last updated: July 23, 2007
Last verified: August 2005
This is a Phase II trial to study the safety and tolerability of subcutaneous alemtuzumab administered without dose escalation to patients with advanced B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia (B-CLL).

Condition Intervention Phase
Drug: alemtuzumab
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Pilot Study to Evaluate the Safety of Subcutaneous Alemtuzumab (MabCampath, Campath) in Patients With B-Cell Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

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Further study details as provided by Karolinska University Hospital:

Estimated Enrollment: 20
Study Start Date: April 2003
Study Completion Date: July 2006

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • B-CLL that has failed fludarabine

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Performance status grade 3
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00162851

Dept. of Hematology, Karolinska University Hospital
Stockholm, Sweden, SE-171 76
Sponsors and Collaborators
Karolinska University Hospital
Schering Nordiska AB
Principal Investigator: Anders C Osterborg, Professor Dept. of Hematology, Karolinska University Hospital
  More Information Identifier: NCT00162851     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CAM219
Study First Received: September 8, 2005
Last Updated: July 23, 2007

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Leukemia, Lymphoid
Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Chronic, B-Cell
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Lymphatic Diseases
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Immune System Diseases
Leukemia, B-Cell
Antineoplastic Agents processed this record on April 28, 2017